Sports Administration in India: Legislative Framework and Judicial Pronouncements

16 Pages Posted: 19 Aug 2020

Date Written: June 14, 2020

Abstract

Sports and games form an important part of human resource development. Sports, games and physical fitness since time immemorial have been a vital and essential component of the centuries old civilization and that is pretty evident from the existence of yoga as well as wide range of indigenous games such as kabaddi, martial arts, Shatranj and Gyan Chauper (snakes and ladders). Presently there are two broad aspects of every sport- rules of the game and the commercial aspects of the respective Sports Body organizing the sport.

Keywords: Sports, Sports Administration, Constitution, National Sports Code, Sports Policy, Athlete, Coach, BCCI, Olympic Association of India, National Sports Federation

Suggested Citation

Jain, Sankalp, Sports Administration in India: Legislative Framework and Judicial Pronouncements (June 14, 2020). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3626923 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3626923

Sankalp Jain (Contact Author)

Delhi High Court ( email )

Delhi High Court
New Delhi, ND Delhi 110001
India

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